The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 81 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 16 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.31% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.88% 5.17% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
203 232 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.57% 22.18% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 145 181 122
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow - 4 £26,500 -
Brentwood -16 3 £82,500 - 3
Colchester - 2 £40,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 36 (76.60%) Oracle
2 23 (48.94%) IBM
2 23 (48.94%) Finance
3 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
4 20 (42.55%) Linux
4 20 (42.55%) Relational Database
5 19 (40.43%) JBoss
5 19 (40.43%) WebLogic
6 18 (38.30%) IIS
6 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
6 18 (38.30%) Windows
6 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
6 18 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
7 17 (36.17%) GlassFish
7 17 (36.17%) IBM SmartCloud
7 17 (36.17%) vCloud
7 17 (36.17%) OpenStack
7 17 (36.17%) ITIL
7 17 (36.17%) Perl
8 16 (34.04%) SOA
8 16 (34.04%) TIBCO
8 16 (34.04%) Middleware
9 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (31.91%) VMware
9 15 (31.91%) Subversion
9 15 (31.91%) BIG-IP
9 15 (31.91%) Korn
9 15 (31.91%) DNS
9 15 (31.91%) UNIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (40.43%) JBoss
1 19 (40.43%) WebLogic
2 18 (38.30%) IIS
2 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
3 17 (36.17%) GlassFish
3 17 (36.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.51%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) DNS
1 15 (31.91%) BIG-IP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (42.55%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Subversion
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) PROIV
3 1 (2.13%) Gradle
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Architect
2 15 (31.91%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Integration Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) Middleware
2 12 (25.53%) JSP
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 10 (21.28%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) HTML5
4 6 (12.77%) J2EE
4 6 (12.77%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) Dojo
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.13%) Java EE
6 1 (2.13%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (31.91%) UNIX
3 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) SOA
3 15 (31.91%) Load Balancing
4 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (21.28%) TOGAF
6 8 (17.02%) Content Management
6 8 (17.02%) UML
7 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) SEO
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.51%) Pay per click
8 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 3 (6.38%) OO
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (2.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Perl
1 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
2 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
2 15 (31.91%) Korn
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) VCP4
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) vCloud
2 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.91%) Hyper-V
2 15 (31.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Puppet
1 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (31.91%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Oracle
2 23 (48.94%) IBM
3 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
4 16 (34.04%) TIBCO
5 15 (31.91%) VMware
5 15 (31.91%) F5
5 15 (31.91%) SaltStack
6 10 (21.28%) webMethods
7 2 (4.26%) Tableau